Ben Lazarus

Sarah Raphael and a Father’s Pride and Grief

As a major retrospective of his daughter’s work opens in London, Frederic Raphael talks about her artistic life and untimely death

A Gross Violation

Last month the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe declared that male circumcision is a “violation of the physical integrity of children”. This is clear anti-religious prejudice

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"